The suspect was riding a S52 bus at 5:05 a.m. on February 17 when the bus stopped front of 418 Jersey St. The suspect grabbed the phone from a 23-year-old male passenger and fled the bus on foot, police said.
Police described the suspect as a male in his 20's.
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